The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 41 48 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 25 17 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.59% 2.96% 6.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 3.04% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 35
Average salary £58,500 £54,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £45,000 £45,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,750 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Architect
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
670 560 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.13% 97.39% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 542 452 516
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Architect
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the Swindon region.

Architect Salary Trend in Swindon

Architect
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Swindon

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 42 (51.22%) Finance
2 28 (34.15%) SOA
3 25 (30.49%) SAP
3 25 (30.49%) Data Management
3 25 (30.49%) Data Integration
4 23 (28.05%) Information Management
5 22 (26.83%) Data Quality
6 21 (25.61%) Information Architecture
6 21 (25.61%) Reference Data
6 21 (25.61%) Metadata Management
6 21 (25.61%) Data Modelling
7 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
7 20 (24.39%) Management Information System
8 16 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (19.51%) IBM
9 15 (18.29%) ETL
10 14 (17.07%) Teradata
11 13 (15.85%) Microsoft
11 13 (15.85%) Oracle
12 11 (13.41%) EAI
13 10 (12.20%) MS Excel
13 10 (12.20%) Master Data Management
14 9 (10.98%) XML
15 7 (8.54%) Middleware
15 7 (8.54%) Technical Architecture
15 7 (8.54%) Enterprise Architecture
16 6 (7.32%) TOGAF
16 6 (7.32%) Hadoop
16 6 (7.32%) SAS

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.32%) SAS
2 5 (6.10%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.88%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (12.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) LAN
1 2 (2.44%) WAN
1 2 (2.44%) Wireless
2 1 (1.22%) Network Security
2 1 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.22%) HTTP
2 1 (1.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.32%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.10%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.10%) IBM InfoSphere
4 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.10%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.10%) DB2
4 5 (6.10%) MySQL
5 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.22%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.22%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Ant
1 4 (4.88%) JUnit
1 4 (4.88%) Maven
1 4 (4.88%) Selenium
1 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.88%) Apache Ivy
General
1 42 (51.22%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Marketing
3 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) XML
2 7 (8.54%) Middleware
3 6 (7.32%) .NET
3 6 (7.32%) Web Services
4 5 (6.10%) HTML
4 5 (6.10%) SOAP
4 5 (6.10%) HTML5
4 5 (6.10%) REST
5 4 (4.88%) Spring Batch
5 4 (4.88%) Spring Integration
5 4 (4.88%) Apache Camel
5 4 (4.88%) Spring
5 4 (4.88%) JSF
5 4 (4.88%) JNDI
5 4 (4.88%) Spring MVC
5 4 (4.88%) FreeMarker
5 4 (4.88%) Spring Security
5 4 (4.88%) YUI
5 4 (4.88%) jQuery
5 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.49%) Data Integration
2 21 (25.61%) Reference Data
3 20 (24.39%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.66%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.66%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.22%) Replication
6 1 (1.22%) CESG
6 1 (1.22%) Economics
6 1 (1.22%) Informatics
6 1 (1.22%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Linux
2 1 (1.22%) Android
2 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) SOA
2 25 (30.49%) Data Management
3 23 (28.05%) Information Management
4 21 (25.61%) Data Modelling
4 21 (25.61%) Information Architecture
4 21 (25.61%) Metadata Management
5 16 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (18.29%) ETL
7 11 (13.41%) EAI
8 10 (12.20%) Master Data Management
9 7 (8.54%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (8.54%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (7.32%) TOGAF
11 5 (6.10%) MVC
11 5 (6.10%) UML
11 5 (6.10%) RDF
11 5 (6.10%) DRM
11 5 (6.10%) MOF
11 5 (6.10%) Project Management
11 5 (6.10%) Data Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.32%) C#
2 5 (6.10%) Java
3 4 (4.88%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.88%) C
3 4 (4.88%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.44%) SQL
5 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.22%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.22%) CHFI
3 1 (1.22%) CCIE
3 1 (1.22%) CCDA
3 1 (1.22%) ISEB
3 1 (1.22%) CISSP
3 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (26.83%) Data Quality
2 5 (6.10%) COREP
2 5 (6.10%) FINREP
3 2 (2.44%) QA
4 1 (1.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (30.49%) SAP
2 16 (19.51%) IBM
3 14 (17.07%) Teradata
4 13 (15.85%) Microsoft
4 13 (15.85%) Oracle
5 6 (7.32%) Unisys
6 4 (4.88%) JBoss
6 4 (4.88%) Sun
7 3 (3.66%) Netezza
8 2 (2.44%) Juniper
8 2 (2.44%) Cisco
8 2 (2.44%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.22%) HP
9 1 (1.22%) Brocade
9 1 (1.22%) Sencha